Alana L. Porrazzo

Blake E. Whiteman

Alana L. Porrazzo
Location:
Phoenix, Arizona
Phone:
(602) 234.7856
Fax:
602-277-5595
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Mrs. Porrazzo is a commercial litigator whose primary practice areas include surety and fidelity and construction law.

Mrs. Porrazzo began her legal career at a private law firm in New Orleans, Louisiana, where she represented sureties and contractors in state and federal courts, as well as in arbitrations, mediations, and administrative hearings. She joined Jennings Haug Cunningham in April 2018.

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona
  • Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit

Education

Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
J.D. cum laude - 2016

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
B.A. - 2009

Published Works

Classes/Seminars

  • Speaker, "Construction Law: Advanced Issues and Answers," National Business Institute (New Orleans, March 2018)

Honors and Awards

  • ABA Forum on Construction Law Student Writing Competition (winner), 2017
  • Ray Forrester Award for Constitutional Law, 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Federal Bar Association, Member, 2016 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, Forum on the Construction Industry, 2017 - Present
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member, 2016 - Present
  • National Association of Women in Construction, Member, 2017 - Present

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Croatian